SAB Mountaintop Mining Panel Teleconference
|Federal Register Notice Announcing the Meeting|
|Type of Meeting||Advisory |
|Location||Telephone only |
|Expert Committee or Panel||Advisory Panel on Ecological Impacts Associated with Mountaintop Mining and Valley-Fills |
A list of members can be found in the final report included in the Advisory Activity linked to this panel or committee.
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Meeting Minutes. (PDF, 9 pp., 150,616 bytes)
Discuss comments from Panel members on draft SAB report, “Review of The Effects of Mountaintop Mines and Valley Fills on Aquatic Ecosystems of the Central Appalachian Coalfields,” and to discuss Panel member concurrence to transmit the draft report to the chartered SAB for review and approval.
Agenda. (PDF, 2 pp., 27,159 bytes)
Mountaintop Mining – Valley-Fill Ecological Assessment Interim Water Quality Advisory Methodology for Estimating Conductivity
Agency Review Documents Mountaintop Mining – Valley-Fill Ecological Assessment
|Advisory Activity (or Activities) Discussed|
PDF for The Effects of Mountaintop Mines and Valley Fills on Aquatic Ecosystems of the Central Appalachian Coalfields, External Review Draft (December 2009) (PDF, 119 pp., 2,132,699 bytes) Interim Water Quality Advisory Methodology for Estimating Conductivity
PDF for Field-Based Aquatic Life Benchmark for Conductivity in Central Appalachian Streams, External Review Draft (March 2010) (PDF, 193 pp., 7,345,699 bytes)
|Report(s) to Review:|
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